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"They tried to bury us. They didn't know we were seeds"

43 students from the rural teacher-training school in Ayotzinapa, Mexico were abducted by the Mexican police in Iguala and delivered to organised crime agents who, according to the authorities, murdered them and burned their bodies. Students at UPEACE did a performance to honour them and support the social movement against impunity.
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UPEACE Internship/Volunteeer Fair

UPEACE Internship/Volunteeer Fair The UN mandated University for Peace hosted more than 17 organizations at the internship/Volunteer fair held on Rodrigo Carazo Campus.
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Spotlight on the NRSD Program

International Spotlight on the Natural Resources and Sustainable Development Programme. Interview with Dr. Judith Shapiro, Director of the NRSD program for AU.
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Meeting of the Cultures!

The UPEACE Sustainability Club’s Social Sustainability Initiative announced its second annual ‘Meeting of the Cultures Day’ on 10 October, 2014
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UNHCR Recognices UPEACE

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) gave a special recognition to UPEACE for its contribution to the integration of refugees in Costa Rica
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Farewell to UPEACE Colleagues

After more than fifteen years of uninterrupted work and contribution to UPEACE, Yamilé Salas retired. She worked as Secretary of the UPEACE Council.
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UPEACE opens new academic year 2014-2015

With academic authorities, diplomats, teachers, and UN agencies presention, UPEACE held the opening of the academic year 2014-2015. Foreign Minister Manuel González Sanz as the keynote speaker.
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